Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health

Overcoming Depression: A Vignette
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A compelling vignette discussing depression and its treatments from a balanced perspective.
School Violence & Workplace Violence: Risk Assessment
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Risk assessment for violence involves the investigation of five factors: These factors are 1 ) precipitating events, 2) patterns of direct statements, 3) circumstances that increase the likelihood of violence, 4) signs of cumulative stress, and 5) indicators of lowered risks for violence. This article describes a risk assessment based on these factors. For school violence and workplace violence
Major Depression
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Dr Depression offers techniques and strategies to manage and reduce stress and depression without affecting mental performance.
Pinstripe Meditation
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Pinstripe meditation is a collection of 6 meditation techniques for people in all walks of life but particularly aimed at those in the workplace. The six techniques show how to reduce stress, improve concentration through mindfulness and meditation techniques.
A New Approach to Mental Health
Price: Free! Words: 26,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
If you don't know what is causing your Mental Health condition, how are you going to fix it?
How to Find a Counselor
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Life isn't quite working as well as you'd like. You finally decide that you need to talk with someone. This brief guide, written by counselor Peggy Haymes, covers common questions such as How do I find a counselor, How do I pay for it, What's the differences between coaches and counselors and How long will it last?
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.
The Logical Magic of Change: How to Cope With Just About Anything and Bring About Positive Change!
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A refreshingly realistic guide to how to bring about change in thinking, feeling and behaving, that does not, unlike most positive thinking books, gloss over the tough stuff. The author, who is what's known as highly sensitive, studied the law of attraction in the 80s, and wrote this book as she felt too many people were being misled. Glorious change is possible and she explains the process.
Art Activities for Groups: Providing Therapy, Fun, and Function
Price: $19.20 USD. Words: 31,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Art Activities for Groups: Providing Therapy, Fun, and Function provides therapists and activity professionals with 48 interesting and innovative art activities for populations with different cognitive levels and physical abilities. The projects involve the use of several different media including: collage, paint, and drawing.
31 Day Mindfulness Challenge
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book is an introduction to mindfulness. It offers a handful of mindfulness techniques to be completed over a month. If you want simple and quick ways to reduce your daily stress and improve your mood, this book is for you.
How To Cope With A Disability
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
(4.80 from 15 reviews)
I was told about my disability when I could understand a little bit more about it. My mom told me that I was strangled pretty much in the womb.
Hospice Mementos: A Salutation to Dawn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
Dr. Francis Martin, drew on his experiences as a mental health counselor, health care administrator, and a volunteer at Nashville's Alive Hospice in writing Hospice Mementos. The text offers firm and solid inspiration to those who serve hospice patients and their families. The message to them is, “Thank you for your loyalty and service to someone who is important to you.”
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
If you don't know, understand, accept and learn from your feelings & emotions, you don't really have control over your own life! Emotional Intelligence is the study of YOU -- how you work, how to motivate, love and enjoy yourself, and how to use that knowledge to live the happiest, most successful life you can. Here's how EQ works, in simple, easy-to-understand, terms that can change your life!
A Cry Unheard: New Insights into the Medical Consequences of Loneliness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Every year, millions of lonely people, unable to communicate with their fellow human beings, die broken-hearted, long before their time. It is a silent epidemic, says Dr. James Lynch, hailed by many of our nation's leading medical experts as a pioneer and visionary in the field of mind/body/interpersonal health. A groundbreaking work, A Cry Unheard connects loneliness and heart disease.
Xanax Withdrawal
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Information on stopping Xanax. When to stop, how to stop, and what to expect when going through withdrawal.
Haunted House
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted House is a Social Story designed to help parents explain autism to siblings. It uses the metaphor of living in a haunted house to give the reader insight into what it is like to have autism and why they have difficulties living in our world. As it is a basic explanation of autism, it can be used for all family members and the wider social network surrounding the individual with ASD too.
Dipping into a darkened soul
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A brief look into one man's thoughts on depression, and the paths that have led him to where he stands today.
SELF HELP FOR SELF HARM
Price: Free! Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
I have written this book to give practical help, advice, and techniques to other people who may be going through a hard time in their lives and are using self harm as a coping mechanism. There are alternatives you can use to bring calm to your lives which I'd like to show you.
Escape the Hidden Dangers of Emotional Manipulation
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
Escape the Hidden Dangers of Emotional Manipulation shares information on what emotional manipulation is, how it affects the victims, and why breaking the cycle of emotional abuse should be a priority.
Stop Sabotaging: A 31 Day DBT Challenge to Change Your Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Stop Sabotaging covers: - What sabotaging is - Why, as emotionally dysregulated individuals, we tend to do it - Strategies for shifting out of this destructive pattern and radically changing your life - A 31-day practice of DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) skills